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India: Soap In Bars Market 2023

Soap In Bars Market Size in India

After nine years of growth, the Indian soap in bars market decreased by -4.7% to $X in 2021. In general, the total consumption indicated a prominent increase from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +6.1% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, consumption increased by +70.5% against 2012 indices. Over the period under review, the market attained the peak level at $X in 2020, and then shrank modestly in the following year.

Soap In Bars Production in India

In value terms, soap in bars production declined to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, the total production indicated a prominent expansion from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +5.9% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, production increased by +67.8% against 2012 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 when the production volume increased by 19%. Over the period under review, production attained the peak level at $X in 2020, and then declined in the following year.

Soap In Bars Exports

Exports from India

In 2021, overseas shipments of soap and organic surface-active products in bars increased by 2.8% to X tons, rising for the second year in a row after two years of decline. Overall, exports saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of 17%. As a result, the exports attained the peak of X tons. From 2015 to 2021, the growth of the exports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, soap in bars exports dropped to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +2.3% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when exports increased by 13%. Over the period under review, the exports hit record highs at $X in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

The United Arab Emirates (X tons) was the main destination for soap in bars exports from India, with a 22% share of total exports. Moreover, soap in bars exports to the United Arab Emirates exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, Nepal (X tons), twofold. The United States (X tons) ranked third in terms of total exports with a 6.3% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume to the United Arab Emirates amounted to +3.3%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Nepal (+8.3% per year) and the United States (-0.9% per year).

In value terms, the United Arab Emirates ($X) remains the key foreign market for soap in bars exports from India, comprising 22% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Nepal ($X), with an 8.7% share of total exports. It was followed by the United States, with a 7.8% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to the United Arab Emirates stood at +2.8%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Nepal (+8.9% per year) and the United States (+2.4% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average soap in bars export price amounted to $X per ton, waning by -6.7% against the previous year. Over the last nine-year period, it increased at an average annual rate of +2.3%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when the average export price increased by 19% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the average export prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, the export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably country of destination: the country with the highest price was Yemen ($X per ton), while the average price for exports to Somalia ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Bangladesh (+8.1%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Soap In Bars Imports

Imports into India

In 2021, the amount of soap and organic surface-active products in bars imported into India surged to X tons, picking up by 25% compared with 2020 figures. Overall, imports enjoyed resilient growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of 159%. Imports peaked at X tons in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, soap in bars imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, imports enjoyed a significant increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when imports increased by 203%. Imports peaked in 2021 and are likely to see steady growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Indonesia (X tons) was the main supplier of soap in bars to India, accounting for a 92% share of total imports. Moreover, soap in bars imports from Indonesia exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, the United Arab Emirates (X tons), more than tenfold. The third position in this ranking was taken by Malaysia (X tons), with a 0.8% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume from Indonesia amounted to +42.0%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: the United Arab Emirates (-5.4% per year) and Malaysia (-24.2% per year).

In value terms, Indonesia ($X) constituted the largest supplier of soap in bars to India, comprising 95% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by the United Arab Emirates ($X), with a 1.3% share of total imports. It was followed by Germany, with a 0.9% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from Indonesia amounted to +58.0%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: the United Arab Emirates (-8.5% per year) and Germany (+18.0% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the average soap in bars import price amounted to $X per ton, with an increase of 44% against the previous year. In general, the import price recorded a buoyant increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 when the average import price increased by 82%. The import price peaked in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

Prices varied noticeably country of origin: the country with the highest price was Germany ($X per ton), while the price for Malaysia ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Indonesia (+11.3%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2022 2012-2022 2023-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for soap and organic surface-active products in bars in the world?
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China remains the largest soap in bars consuming country worldwide, accounting for 18% of total volume. Moreover, soap in bars consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India, threefold. The third position in this ranking was held by the United States, with a 6.8% share.
What are the largest producers of soap and organic surface-active products in bars in the world?
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China remains the largest soap in bars producing country worldwide, comprising approx. 23% of total volume. Moreover, soap in bars production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India, threefold. The third position in this ranking was held by Indonesia, with a 5.7% share.
What are the leading suppliers of soap and organic surface-active products in bars to India?
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In value terms, Indonesia constituted the largest supplier of soap in bars to India, comprising 95% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by the United Arab Emirates, with a 1.3% share of total imports. It was followed by Germany, with a 0.9% share.
What are the leading importers of soap and organic surface-active products in bars from India?
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In value terms, the United Arab Emirates remains the key foreign market for soap in bars exports from India, comprising 22% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Nepal, with an 8.7% share of total exports. It was followed by the United States, with a 7.8% share.
What is the average export price for soap and organic surface-active products in bars in India?
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In 2021, the average soap in bars export price amounted to $2,458 per ton, falling by -6.7% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for soap and organic surface-active products in bars in India?
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In 2021, the average soap in bars import price amounted to $4,221 per ton, growing by 44% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the soap in bars market in India. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20421915 - Soap and organic surface-active products in bars, etc., for toilet use
• Prodcom 20413120 - Soap and organic surface-active products in bars, etc., n.e.c.
Country coverage:
• India

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in India
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
REPORT DESCRIPTION
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCT

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2022
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2022
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007-2022
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2022
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
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